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Meet Dr. Holloway

Knoxville Shoulder Surgeon

Dr. G. Brian Holloway is a board-certified orthopedic shoulder surgeon who treats rotator cuff tears, the arthritic shoulder, instability of the shoulder, and sports injuries of the shoulder. He has been providing care to patients in Knoxville and the surrounding area for more than twenty years.

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20+ Years Experience

Shoulder Surgery Expert

Quality Care

Patient Testimonials

  • After healing for 13 weeks, I have realized that my shoulder and arm are back in a “normal” range of motion, and that is in the miraculous realm! Dr. Holloway did an amazing surgery to reattach torn ligaments and other damaged areas of my shoulder. He is a gifted surgeon and I am grateful for his skillful work. I would highly recommend him as a surgeon for rotator cuff surgery. He did this surgery when many clinics were shutting down because of the coronavirus and he worked through the many required restrictions to do this surgery.

    Voretta F.
  • I had heard terrible stories about rotator cuff surgery, the severe pain, and the long rehab process but I must say that I couldn’t be happier with my recovery and the impeccable care given to me by Dr. Holloway! He and his team (PA Cassy Piper and BSN, RN, Mary Cate) were first class from the initial evaluation until my release 3 months later. Thanks again for getting this 68 year quickly back to full mobility and to the active lifestyle that I previously enjoyed!
    Gary C.

Educational Shoulder Articles

What Is A Shoulder Acromioplasty?

A number of different components help to ensure your shoulder functions properly, and one of these areas is known as the acromion. The acromion is a portion of your scapula that forms an arch above the joint with the acromiocoracoid ligament. Tendons in the areas that connect muscles to bone are attached to the head […]

What’s Causing My Shoulder Pain When Lifting My Arm?

A lot of additional stress is placed on your shoulder joint when you lift your arm above your head, which is why this movement is painful or even impossible for a number of people dealing with shoulder discomfort. But what underlying conditions could be causing those discomfort when lifting your arm, and moreover, what’s the […]

How To Keep Your Shoulders Strong As You Age

If you’re like most people, you probably have some big plans for retirement. Whether that’s swimming, kayaking or golfing each morning, you don’t want to let shoulder pain get in the way of your active lifestyle. But in order to have healthy shoulder joints in your 60s, 70s and beyond, you need to work to […]

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